On May 10, 2023, Chitose Group, Sarawak Biodiversity Center, and Sarawak Energy Berhad jointly held an opening ceremony for CHITOSE Carbon Capture Central (C4) in Sarawak, Malaysia.
The opening ceremony was attended by Minister Karimata of the Embassy of Japan in Malaysia, members of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, as well as partner companies and financial institutions participating in MATSURI. From Malaysia, Prime Minister Aban Johari, who is the top leader of Sarawak , and other guests, including government officials, attended the event.
The opening of C4, the world's largest algae production facility, attracted a great deal of interest and attention locally, and was reported on TV programs and was featured on the front pages of newspapers. It is also reported that algae produced in C4 is expected to be applied to SAF (sustainable aviation fuel), etc., and that C4 is a milestone for the next industrial scale production of algae in tropical climates. It is * Click here for a list of related articles.
In the future, Chitose Group will further accelerate its activities to build the algae industry and change the world from Sarawak. Together with the power of living things, we will continue to take on the challenge of achieving our big goal of enriching the future 1,000 years from now.